UN Commission on the Status of Women – girls and disability - Here’s my second blog from the UN Commission on the Status of Women, where I am representing the UK as International Development minister. Also available h...
Monday, 20 April 2009
I stayed at the brand new Sleeperz hotel by the railway station - on the whole very good, great wet room styled bathrooms but inconsistent on cooking bacon - Friday crispy, Saturday fatty and undercooked and Sunday okay.
Lots of Celtic liaison and training which was why I was there and its always good to see how other conferences work!
I managed a bit of sightseeing as well including a run out from the Bay to the City on the boat taxi - bargain at £3 (£5 return).
Had a good meeting with their new Leader, Kirsty Williams on Thursday in the Assembly and very impressed with the new team - and Kirsty - great speech on Saturday and a good Q&A with Nick Clegg on the Friday.
Cardiff is a Lib Dem run council and my goodness they're working hard.